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2014-09-09 08:32:23

LONDON, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, September 08, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,592.29, up 0.20%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.15% lower at 17,111.42, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,001.54, down 0.31%. The losses were broad based with eight out of ten sectors ending the session in negative. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index ended the day at 741.59, up 0.05%, with the index gaining 6.75% in the previous three months....

2014-09-09 08:30:24

ORLANDO, Fla. and DUBLIN, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TNI BioTech, Inc. (OTC-BB: TNIB) ("we" or the "Company"), a biotechnology company pioneering the manufacturing and marketing of innovative therapies for autoimmune diseases in emerging nations, today announced the results of its 2014 annual general meeting of shareholders. The shareholders of the Company have approved all the matters submitted to them at the Company's 2014 annual general meeting held at 10:00 a.m., Eastern...

2014-09-09 08:27:38

HONG KONG, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. (NASDAQ: EGT) ("Entertainment Gaming Asia" or "the Company"), a gaming company focused on emerging gaming markets in Pan-Asia, today announced that it has set a record date of September 15, 2014 for its proposed offering of subscription rights to purchase shares of its common stock at a price of $0.54 per share. On August 13, 2014, the Company filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") a...

2014-09-09 08:26:58

CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Having grown his net worth to almost $300 million since 1990, Richard Koch is now ready to share his knowledge and experience as an elite private equity investor with a select group of motivated, like-minded individuals. The event will be a three-day financial freedom seminar covering everything from the well-known but often misunderstood 80/20 Principle to Koch's trademark Star Principle. Spearheading this seminar is Koch's good friend and...

2014-09-09 08:23:34

GRESB Report Awards MEPT "Green Star" Status WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multi-Employer Property Trust (MEPT), one of the largest open-end core private real estate equity funds in the U.S., announced today that it has been ranked number one in two categories of the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB): -- #1 ranking in the U.S. Diversified peer group among 36 funds; -- #1 ranking among the 28 funds, recognized as funds in the NCREIF Fund Index -...

2014-09-08 23:09:55

The new fund will focus on connecting Hollywood and Silicon Valley, adding industry veterans Tony Potts and Glen Howard. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Highly ranked early-stage venture fund Sierra Maya Ventures is officially launching as SierraMaya360. The firm will introduce a new fund, bridging Hollywood and Silicon Valley and focusing on early-stage startups in tech and media. The expansion includes the addition of two new partners, an expanded portfolio of services and...

2014-09-08 23:06:35

The 403(b) enrollment portal, located at aspire403b.com, will provide quick and simple navigation for 403(b) participants and advisors to access enrollment materials and plan information. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Aspire Financial Services, a leading service provider of smart retirement solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of an enhanced 403(b) enrollment and client service portal. The 403(b) enrollment portal, located at aspire403b.com], will provide quick and...

2014-09-08 23:06:04

AgFunder’s investment platform helps aWhere, a big data analytics company focused on the Ag market, close a $7 million equity round with an investment from Elixir Capital. San Francisco, CA, New York, NY and Denver, CO (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 aWhere, a Denver, CO based big data analytics company focused on the Ag industry, Elixir Capital, a private equity fund based in Silicon Valley and AgFunder, a New York and San Francisco-based online investment marketplace for agriculture and...

2014-09-08 23:04:41

Insuranceonlinelife.com announces a new blog post, “Life Insurance No Medical Exam Required - Can Smokers Qualify?” (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Insuranceonlinelife.com has released a new blog post explaining how to find affordable no medical exam life insurance for smokers. Clients who smoke can still find affordable life insurance online. Having life insurance as a smoker is important for providing financial relief for close family members and vulnerable loved ones. A life insurance...

2014-09-08 20:23:47

OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure, and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, announced today the sale of $250 million principal amount of its 5.00% senior notes due October 1, 2044 and $250 million principal amount of its 5.25% senior notes due October 1, 2054. The Company will pay interest on the notes semi-annually on April 1 and October 1...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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